Recipes

Looking for a recipe? Great! You’ll find links below to recipes sorted by cuisine, ingredient, course, season, and a few other fun categories. If you can’t find what you’re hunting for, leave me a comment with the name of the dish. I’m always looking for new ideas to try!

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Appetizers

Caramelized Onion Dip
Charred Corn Salsa
Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Chèvre Stuffed Mushrooms
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Dilly Beans
Deviled Eggs
Emergency Garlic Breadsticks
French Onion Crostinis
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Fried Green Tomatoes with Pimento & Mint Jelly
Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles
Guacamole
Homemade Wonton Wrappers + Pork & Ginger Apple Potstickers
Peppered Parmesan Squash Strips
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Pomegranate Salsa
Smooth Garlic Hummus
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Sweet & Savory Pumpkin Dips

Beverages

Apple Cider Syrup
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Hot Chocolate Sticks
Raspberry, Orange, & Lime Smoothie
Strawberry Ice

Breakfast

Blueberry Muffins
Breakfast Crostinis
Breakfast Cups: A Love Story
Breakfast Potatoes
Cheddar Pepper Garlic Biscuits
Cream Biscuits
DIY Greek Yogurt
Egg in a Hole
Honey & Almond Granola
Leftover-Rice Cakes
Makeshift Zucchini Latkes
Mini Cheddar Swirl Buns
Spinach, Scallion, & Feta Frittata
Spring Asparagus Quiche
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Sweet Corn & Bacon Pancakes
Whole Wheat English Muffins

Desserts

Almond Toffee
Apple Cider Maple Caramels
Balsamic Strawberries
Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream
Blackberry Peach Crumblecrisp
Carrot Cupcakes
Carrot Oatmeal Cookies with Cream Cheese Glaze
Chocolate Ganache Berry Tartelettes
Chocolate Strawberry Cream Cake
Chocolate & Raspberry Cream Cookie Sandwiches
Cranberry Orange Cheesecake
Crème Brûlée
Dreamy Vanilla Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Fresh Baked Peaches
Frosted Fluffy Sugar Cookies
Happy Birthday-Anniversary-St. Patrick’s Day Vanilla Cake
Harry Potter Cauldron Cakes
Honey Caramel Apples
Honey Caramels
Lemon Cookies with Blackberry Buttercream
Mini Holiday Cheesecakes
Mini Pumpkin Cream Pies
Pumpkin Cake with Maple Cream & Sugared Pecans
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
Raspberry Cheesecake Bars
Raspberry Peach Hand Pies
Rhubarb Thumbprint Cookies
Rich Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream
Salted Maple Cutout Cookies
Simple Rhubarb Crisp
Sparkling Cranberries
Stars & Stripes Sweet Dip with Shortbread
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans
Supertall Strawberry Shortcake
Winter Wonderland Brownies

Entrées

Almond Chicken
Baked Tomato Pasta
Barbecue, Bacon, and Toasted Corn Flatbread Pizza
Basil Pesto Cavatappi
Bierocks
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Butternut Squash Soup
Cherry Tomato Sauce
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Chicken Pot Pie(s)
Classic Meatballs
Classic Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Favorite Chili
Favorite Pizza Crust + Chicken Spinach Alfredo Pizza
Four Cheese Fettuccine
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
General Tso’s Chicken
Goat Cheese Mac with Rosemary
Grilled Pesto Turkey Gouda Sandwich
Homemade Dried Pasta
Homemade Fajita Seasoning & Easy Chicken Fajitas
Lasagne
Late Spring Stir Fry
Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce
Penne alla Vodka
Roasted Red Pepper Pasta
Rosemary Cashew Chicken Salad
Rosemary Wild Rice with Mushrooms & Cashews
Sierra’s Turkey Salad
Southwest Chicken Pasta
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Three Cheese Pizza

Salads

BLT Wedge Salad
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Crunchy Bok Choy Salad
Homemade Ranch Dressing
Rosemary Cashew Chicken Salad
Sierra’s Turkey Salad

Sauces & Condiments

Apple Cider Syrup
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Garlic Basil Butter
Ginger Apple Chutney
Homemade Ranch Dressing

Side Dishes

Best Ever Homemade French Fries
Breakfast Potatoes
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Chèvre Stuffed Mushrooms
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Classic Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Crisp Zucchini Medallions
Goat Cheese Mac with Rosemary
Homemade Wonton Wrappers + Pork & Ginger Apple Potstickers
Makeshift Zucchini Latkes
Okra & Corn Sauté
Pan Fried Okra
Peppered Parmesan Squash Strips
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread
Quick & Easy Cornbread
Roasted Tiny Potatoes
Rosemary Cashew Chicken Salad
Rosemary Wild Rice with Mushrooms & Cashews
Skillet Corn with Zucchini & Onions
Spiced Applesauce

Snacks

Caramelized Onion Dip
Charred Corn Salsa
Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Crispy Cheddar Crackers
Dilly Beans
Favorite Party Mix
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Homemade Beef Jerky
Homemade Popcorn
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Smooth Garlic Hummus
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans

Soups

Butternut Squash Soup
(Chicken) Noodle Soup
Colorado Cape Cod Chowder
Double Cheddar Broccoli Soup
Favorite Chili
Potato Cheddar Soup
Potato Leek Soup
Sweet Potato Soup
Vegetable Beef Soup

Breads

Blueberry Muffins
Breakfast Crostinis
Cheddar Pepper Garlic Biscuits
Cranberry Scones
Cream Biscuits
Emergency Garlic Breadsticks
French Onion Crostinis
Mini Cheddar Swirl Buns
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread
Potica
Quick & Easy Cornbread
Whole Wheat English Muffins

Cheese

Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Cheddar Pepper Garlic Biscuits
Chèvre Stuffed Mushrooms
Classic Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Crispy Cheddar Crackers
Double Cheddar Broccoli Soup
Fresh Mozzarella Cheese
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Four Cheese Fettuccine
Goat Cheese Mac with Rosemary
Grilled Pesto Turkey Gouda Sandwich
Mini Cheddar Swirl Buns
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Potato Cheddar Soup
Spinach, Scallion, & Feta Frittata
Three Cheese Pizza

Fruit

Awesome Raspberry Jam
Balsamic Strawberries
Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream
Blackberry Peach Crumblecrisp
Blueberry Muffins
Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Chocolate Ganache Berry Tartelettes
Chocolate Strawberry Cream Cake
Cranberry Orange Cheesecake
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Fresh Baked Peaches
Ginger Apple Chutney
Honey Caramel Apples
Lemon Cookies with Blackberry Buttercream
Mini Holiday Cheesecakes
Pomegranate Salsa
Raspberry Cheesecake Bars
Raspberry, Orange, & Lime Smoothie
Raspberry Peach Hand Pies
Rhubarb Thumbprint Cookies
Rich Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream
Sierra’s Turkey Salad
Simple Rhubarb Crisp
Sparkling Cranberries
Spiced Applesauce
Stars & Stripes Sweet Dip with Shortbread
Strawberry Ice
Strawberry Jam + Strawberry Preserves
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
Supertall Strawberry Shortcake

Pasta

Baked Tomato Pasta
Basil Pesto Cavatappi
Cherry Tomato Sauce
Classic Meatballs
Classic Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Four Cheese Fettuccine
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
Goat Cheese Mac with Rosemary
Homemade Dried Pasta
Lasagne
Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce
Penne alla Vodka
Roasted Red Pepper Pasta
Southwest Chicken Pasta

Pizza

Barbecue, Bacon, and Toasted Corn Flatbread Pizza
Favorite Pizza Crust + Chicken Spinach Alfredo Pizza
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Three Cheese Pizza

Protein

Almond Chicken
Bierocks
Breakfast Crostinis
Breakfast Cups: A Love Story
Chèvre Stuffed Mushrooms
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Chicken Pot Pie(s)
Classic Meatballs
Colorado Cape Cod Chowder
Easter Eggs + Deviled Eggs
Egg in a Hole
Favorite Chili
Favorite Pizza Crust + Chicken Spinach Alfredo Pizza
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
General Tso’s Chicken
Grilled Pesto Turkey Gouda Sandwich
Homemade Beef Jerky
Homemade Fajita Seasoning & Easy Chicken Fajitas
Homemade Wonton Wrappers + Pork & Ginger Apple Potstickers
Late Spring Stirfry
Rosemary Cashew Chicken Salad
Spinach, Scallion, & Feta Frittata
Spring Asparagus Quiche
Sierra’s Turkey Salad
Vegetable Beef Soup

Vegetables

Almond Chicken
Baked Tomato Pasta
Bierocks
Breakfast Potatoes
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Butternut Squash Soup
Carrot Cupcakes
Carrot Oatmeal Cookies with Cream Cheese Glaze
Charred Corn Salsa
(Chicken) Noodle Soup
Chicken Pot Pie(s)
Crisp Zucchini Medallions
Crunchy Bok Choy Salad
Dilly Beans
Double Cheddar Broccoli Soup
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles
Guacamole
Late Spring Stir Fry
Makeshift Zucchini Latkes
Okra & Corn Sauté
Pan Fried Okra
Peppered Parmesan Squash Strips
Roasted Tiny Potatoes
Potato Cheddar Soup
Potato Leek Soup
Skillet Corn with Zucchini & Onions
Spring Asparagus Quiche
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Sweet Potato Soup
Vegetable Beef Soup

Asian

Almond Chicken
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
General Tso’s Chicken
Homemade Wonton Wrappers + Pork & Ginger Apple Potstickers
Late Spring Stir Fry

Italian

Baked Tomato Pasta
Basil Pesto Cavatappi
Cherry Tomato Sauce
Classic Meatballs
Favorite Pizza Crust + Chicken Spinach Alfredo Pizza
Four Cheese Fettuccine
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
Homemade Dried Pasta
Lasagne
Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce
Penne alla Vodka
Pesto Pinwheel Pizza Bread

Mexican/Tex Mex

Charred Corn Salsa
Guacamole
Homemade Fajita Seasoning & Easy Chicken Fajitas
Southwest Chicken Pasta

Southern

Classic Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Cream Biscuits
Fried Green Tomatoes with Pimento & Mint Jelly
Okra & Corn Sauté
Pan Fried Okra
Quick & Easy Cornbread

Spring

Balsamic Strawberries
Crunchy Bok Choy Salad
Deviled Eggs
Double Cheddar Broccoli Soup
Rhubarb Thumbprint Cookies
Simple Rhubarb Crisp
Spinach, Scallion, & Feta Frittata
Spring Asparagus Quiche
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Strawberry Ice
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
Supertall Strawberry Shortcake

Summer

Baked Tomato Pasta
Barbecue, Bacon, and Toasted Corn Flatbread Pizza
Basil Pesto Cavatappi
Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream
Blackberry Peach Crumblecrisp
BLT Wedge Salad
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Carrot Oatmeal Cookies with Cream Cheese Glaze
Cherry Tomato Sauce
Chocolate Ganache Berry Tartelettes
Chocolate Strawberry Cream Cake
Crisp Zucchini Medallions
Dilly Beans
Fresh Baked Peaches
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Garlic Basil Butter
Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles
Lemon Cookies with Blackberry Buttercream
Makeshift Zucchini Latkes
Okra & Corn Sauté
Pan Fried Okra
Peppered Parmesan Squash Strips
Raspberry Peach Hand Pies
Roasted Tiny Potatoes
Simple Rhubarb Crisp
Skillet Corn with Zucchini & Onions
Southwest Chicken Pasta
Stars & Stripes Sweet Dip with Shortbread
Strawberry Ice

Fall

Apple Cider Maple Caramels
Apple Cider Syrup
Baked Tomato Pasta
Butternut Squash Soup
Crispy Cheddar Crackers
Favorite Chili
Ginger Apple Chutney
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Honey Caramel Apples
Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Mini Pumpkin Cream Pies
Pumpkin Cake with Maple Cream & Sugared Pecans
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
Spiced Applesauce
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans
Sweet & Savory Pumpkin Dips
Sweet Potato Soup
Vegetable Beef Soup

Winter

Colorado Cape Cod Chowder
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Favorite Chili
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Pomegranate Salsa
Potato Cheddar Soup
Potato Leek Soup
Sierra’s Turkey Salad
Sparkling Cranberries
Vegetable Beef Soup

Holidays

Almond Toffee
Apple Cider Maple Caramels
Cauldron Cakes
Chocolate Ganache Berry Tartelettes
Chocolate & Raspberry Cream Cookie Sandwiches
Cranberry Orange Cheesecake
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Dreamy Vanilla Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Favorite Party Mix
Happy Birthday-Anniversary-St. Patrick’s Day Vanilla Cake
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Honey Caramel Apples
Mini Holiday Cheesecakes
Mini Pumpkin Cream Pies
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Potica
Pumpkin Cake with Maple Cream & Sugared Pecans
Pumpkin Chiffon Pie
Raspberry Cheesecake Bars
Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Salted Maple Cutout Cookies
Sparkling Cranberries
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans
Stars & Stripes Sweet Dip with Shortbread
Winter Wonderland Brownies

Easy!

Almond Chicken
Baked Tomato Pasta
Barbecue, Bacon, and Toasted Corn Flatbread Pizza
Best Ever Homemade French Fries
Blackberry Peach Crumblecrisp
BLT Wedge Salad
Breakfast Crostinis
Breakfast Cups: A Love Story
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Caramelized Onion Dip
Carrot Oatmeal Cookies with Cream Cheese Glaze
Charred Corn Salsa
Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Cheddar Pepper Garlic Biscuits
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Chocolate Ganache Berry Tartelettes
Colorado Cape Cod Chowder
Cranberry Scones
Cream Biscuits
Crisp Zucchini Medallions
Crunchy Bok Choy Salad
DIY Greek Yogurt
Egg in a Hole
Emergency Garlic Breadsticks
Favorite Chili
Favorite Party Mix
French Onion Crostinis
Fresh Baked Peaches
Fresh Pea Pesto & Linguine
Frosted Fluffy Sugar Cookies
Garlic Basil Butter
Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles
Goat Cheese Mac with Rosemary
Grilled Pesto Turkey Gouda Sandwich
Guacamole
Homemade Fajita Seasoning & Easy Chicken Fajitas
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Homemade Popcorn
Homemade Ranch Dressing
Honey & Almond Granola
Leftover-Rice Cakes
Mini Pumpkin Cream Pies
Pan Fried Okra
Peppered Parmesan Squash Strips
Potato Cheddar Soup
Potato Leek Soup
Quick & Easy Cornbread
Raspberry, Orange, & Lime Smoothie
Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Roasted Tiny Potatoes
Rosemary Cashew Chicken Salad
Rosemary Wild Rice with Mushrooms & Cashews
Sierra’s Turkey Salad
Simple Rhubarb Crisp
Skillet Corn with Zucchini & Onions
Smooth Garlic Hummus
Sparkling Cranberries
Spinach, Scallion, & Feta Frittata
Spring Greens Flatbread Pizza
Strawberry Ice
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans
Sweet Corn & Bacon Pancakes
Sweet Potato Soup
Three Cheese Pizza
Winter Wonderland Brownies

Fun & Silly

Dreamy Vanilla Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Happy Birthday-Anniversary-St. Patrick’s Day Vanilla Cake
Harry Potter Cauldron Cakes
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Winter Wonderland Brownies

Great for Gifts

Almond Toffee
Apple Cider Maple Caramels
Apple Cider Syrup
Awesome Raspberry Jam
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Crispy Cheddar Crackers
Favorite Party Mix
Frosted Fluffy Sugar Cookies
Ginger Apple Chutney
Homemade Beef Jerky
Homemade Dried Pasta
Homemade Mulling Spice Mix
Homemade Sugar Scrubs, Two Ways
Honey & Almond Granola
Honey Caramels
Hot Chocolate Sticks
Mini Holiday Cheesecakes
Potica
Salted Maple Cutout Cookies
Spiced Applesauce
Strawberry Jam + Strawberry Preserves
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans

Home Preserving

Apple Cider Syrup
Awesome Raspberry Jam
Cranberry Orange Marmalade
Dilly Beans
Garlic Dill Refrigerator Pickles
Ginger Apple Chutney
Homemade Beef Jerky
Spiced Applesauce
Strawberry Jam + Strawberry Preserves

Party Food

Almond Toffee
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad
Caramelized Onion Dip
Charred Corn Salsa
Cheddar & Apple Salad Bites
Chicken & Cashew Lettuce Cups
Crème Brûlée
Crispy Cheddar Crackers
Dreamy Vanilla Christmas Tree Cupcakes
Favorite Chili
Favorite Party Mix
Favorite Pizza Crust + Chicken Spinach Alfredo Pizza
French Onion Crostinis
Fresh Spinach Artichoke Dip
Fried Green Tomatoes with Pimento & Mint Jelly
Frosted Fluffy Sugar Cookies
Homemade Popcorn
Homemade Wonton Wrappers + Pork & Ginger Apple Potstickers
Honey Caramel Apples
Lemon Cookies with Blackberry Buttercream
Mini Holiday Cheesecakes
Pile o’ Presents Cheeseballs
Pomegranate Salsa
Raspberry Cheesecake Bars
Rich Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Buttercream
Salted Maple Cutout Cookies
Smooth Garlic Hummus
Sparkling Cranberries
Strawberry Rhubarb & Goat Cheese Toasts
Sugar ‘n’ Spiced Pecans
Winter Wonderland Brownies

  

2 Comments

  1. Jane says:

    Your blog is very entertaining to read! You’ve come a long way since the days of mac-n-cheese and treat bags of Skittles as a 3 year old. Keep the recipes coming! Oh, I’m the Mom’s best friend of 30+ years.

  2. Sue says:

    I don’t see the one recipe I always think of with you: that delicious broccoli salad you made at camp once. Yum yum. You’ve probably moved way past that, though!

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